The governors of 10 Western states, including Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, began a three-day meeting Wednesday in Lake Tahoe to tackle drought and other problems that don’t respect state boundaries.
A water main break at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Glencoe Street, just east of Colorado Boulevard, is expected to affect traffic through Wednesday afternoon.
Denver Water shared video showing how fast the South Platte River is flowing.
To highlight the importance of freshwater, Denver Water started a creative campaign this year.
Signs went up Wednesday warning boaters to stay off a section of the Blue River in Summit County due to high water dangers.
Recent heavy rain have caused dangerous conditions along fast-flowing rivers and streams on Colorado’s Front Range, but it’s also giving the water supplies of most communities a boost.
With more rain in the forecast Denver Water says they’re monitoring water levels, but they’re actually in a good spot.
The results of heavy precipitation this spring can be seen all around, be it in the form of green grass or standing puddles. It can also be seen on a few of our area reservoirs.
After a brief closure the trail in Waterton Canyon will reopen again briefly for recreationists on Wednesday.
Crews repaired a gaping hole in the middle of a street in Denver on Monday after a water main break.